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Red Trumpet-Like Blooms on Vine-like Weed

Posted by KendraSchmidt none (My Page) on
Thu, Jul 12, 12 at 12:30

This vine like growth suddenly popped up nearby, and I have no idea what it is, but it seems to be invasive. I've taken a photo of its blooms/flowers. Can someone please help me identify this thing?

It's the strangest weed I've ever seen in my life.

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RE: Red Trumpet-Like Blooms on Vine-like Weed

After some research, it seems it's called Campsis Radicans. If the flowers weren't red,I'd probably like it. :(

RE: Red Trumpet-Like Blooms on Vine-like Weed

Good luck getting rid of it. It spreads wildly from the roots, and the millions of seeds it makes. On the plus side, it is a favorite of hummingbirds.

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